Heaven 17 - Another Big Idea 1996-2008 [4LP] (Blue, White & Transparent Green 180 Gram Vinyl, import)
Limited four colored vinyl LP box set contains three studio albums - Bigger Than America, Before After, and Naked As Advertised - as well as the concert album How Live Is. In 1988, after their fifth album for the Virgin label, Martyn Ware, Ian Craig Marsh and Glenn Gregory decided to rest Heaven 17. In 1996, after various British Electric Foundation and individual projects, the ensemble re-grouped to record the first album in this set, Bigger Than America. In 1998, Heaven 17 decided to play live for the first time, and a concert was recorded and released in 1999 as How Live Is. A new studio album, Before After, the last to feature Ian Craig Marsh, was released in 2005. In 2008, Naked As Advertised - Versions 08 featured new interpretations of Heaven 17 and Human League classics alongside a cover version of "Party Fears Two".
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